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Announcement: New STMA Board Director Appointed

Per the STMA bylaws, President Jeff Salmond, CSFM has appointed John Watt, CSFM, North Kansas City Schools, Kansas City, MO, to fill the K-12 Director position on the STMA Board. The position was open due to the recent resignation of Bobby Behr, CSFM, due to a job change and a focus on his new responsibilities. John will complete the term, which concludes at the end of this year.



Plan now to attend STMA’s 2017 Conference!

Jan. 24-27, 2017

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort, Lake Buena Vista, FL 


Room Block is Now Open for Reservations.

Make your reservations now to insure that your hotel accommodations at Disney’s Coronado Springs Hotel are available.  Room Rate: $154 per night. Extend your stay or come in early to take advantage of all that Disney offers. This exclusive room rate is available to participants beginning Jan. 18 through Feb. 2.        



San Diego - A Record Breaking Conference!

Jan. 19-22, 2016

San Diego, CA


STMA’s 27th Conference and Exhibition broke records for the number of attendees, countries represented and a sold-out trade show floor.  Read the press release here.

View photos from the Conference here.  

Print out a conference attendance certificate here

Purchase the full conference recordings here. (Full Conference registrants will receive a link to the presentations for free download in early February)

Review the digital conference brochure here

STMA's Curriculum is Now Available
STMA has developed a unique online training course, Introduction to Turfgrass Science. This self-paced training will provide a good refresher for anyone who manages sports fields. It is especially pertinent for new crew members or for those who have not been formally educated in turfgrass science. For more information, or to order, click here.

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